Testis and epididymis
Other tumors not specific to testis
Hemangioma

Author: Jennifer Gordetsky, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 22 June 2017, last major update September 2013

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Definition / general
  • A rare, benign vascular neoplasm, ages 2 months to 77 years
Terminology
Clinical features
  • Testicular mass or pain
  • No known predisposing factors
Radiology description
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Ultrasonographic findings

Case reports
Treatment
  • Typically orchiectomy is performed due to inability to rule out a malignant neoplasm
  • Testicular sparing surgery is preferred if feasible (BJU Int 2009;103:488)
Gross description
  • Well circumscribed, reddish brown, hemorrhagic mass
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Cavernous hemangioma

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Small tubules, some with red blood cells, lined by mesothelial like cells with uniform, vesicular nuclei
  • Can have focally infiltrative growth pattern with entrapment of seminiferous tubules
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Capillary hemangioma

Cavernous hemangioma

CD34

Positive stains